hypopituitary

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hypo- +‎ pituitary

Adjective[edit]

hypopituitary (not comparable)

  1. Relating to hypopituitarism
    • 2015 December 16, “Growth Hormone Protects the Intestine Preserving Radiotherapy Efficacy on Tumors: A Short-Term Study”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0144537:
      The same conclusion was obtained in a study of 58,603 patients from the Pfizer International Growth Database, in which no association was found between GH treatment and an increase in the incidence of cancer [50 ], nor was an association found in a cohort of 6840 GH-treated adult hypopituitary patients [51 ].